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aka Young Street Drive-in
|Location: 800 Young Street, Tonawanda, NY 14150|
|Capacity: 700 cars|
|Original owner: Built by Harry Berkson & Nathan Dickman.|
|Opening date: September 15, 1965|
|Final season: 1984|
|What's there now: BJ'S Wholesale Club.|
This page was last updated on February 12, 2010.
|Topo map from 1995, courtesy of TerraServer USA.||Aerial image from 1965, courtesy Dominic Scalzo.||Aerial image from 1966, courtesy HistoricAerials.com.||Aerial image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth.|
|Aerial close-up image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth.||Grand opening tonight ad from the Buffalo Evening News on September 15, 1965.||Now open ad from the Buffalo Evening News on September 18, 1965.||Article from Boxoffice Magazine on September 27, 1965.|
|I-290 Drive-in re-naming ad from the Buffalo Evening News on July 1, 1966.||Former I-290 Drive-in entrance is now the entrance to the Youngman Development Park, image from 2007 courtesy of Rick Cohen.||Former I-290 Drive-in is now the mostly occupied by a BJ's Wholesale Club, image from 2007 courtesy of Rick Cohen.|
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